Winter fun in December!

Please send us your listing of any African-based world events – concerts, shows, exhibitions – so we can share with our members!

 

Performance:

Samba Saturdays!  Check out The Brazil Show @ S.O.B.’s (204 Varick Street, NY, NY) on Decmber 15th & 22nd.  (212)-505-8183

SAMBA SATURDAY FEAT. VELLY BAHIA & KAZUA
Dec 29 @ S.O.B.’s (204 Varick Street, NY, NY

Special EventThey Call Me Q! A One-Woman Show by Qurrat Ann Kadwani
Thursday, Jan 10 7:00p
One and One, New York
The Inspired Word Presents They Call Me Q! A brilliant one-woman show written and performed by award-winning actress Qurrat Ann Kadwani .

African Soul Jam ~ Dance Party
Saturday, Jan 12 10:30p
The Five Spot, Brooklyn
DJ SM and DJ Fola spin the best mix of African club favorites in NYC: Afrobeat, Coupe Decale, Soukous, Kwaito, and more.

Art:

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde
November 27, 2012–April 14, 2013
Special Exhibition Tells Story of How African Artifacts were First Recognized as Art in U.S.
Location: Michael C. Rockefeller Special Exhibition Gallery
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Restaurants:

West African:  Ebe Ye Yie (2364 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY)  The menu of fresh main courses from Ghana changes daily at this tasty spot.

Senegalese:  Dibiterie Cheikh (231 West 116th Street, Harlem, NY)  This restaurant features sweet plantains, yassa chicken and fish, and much more to please your palate.

Ethiopian:  Awash (338 East 6th Street, NY, NY)  Delicious spicy and buttery finger foods await you at this East Village find.